Wildfire in wet sclerophyll forests: the interplay between disturbances and fuel dynamics
Jane G Cawson, Thomas J Duff, Matthew H Swan, Trent D Penman
Ecosphere | WILEY | Published : 2018
This research was part of a project titled "Managing bushfire in Tall Mist Forests-fuel hazard and moisture relationships." Funding was also received from a partner project "Relationships between flora, fauna, habitat attributes and vegetation growth stages in Victorian Tall Wet Forests."Both projects were managed within the Integrated Forest Ecosystem Research program, a research program conducted by the University of Melbourne and funded by the Victorian Government's Department of Environment, Water, Land and Planning (DEWLP). We acknowledge the support received from DEWLP, Parks Victoria and Melbourne Water to conduct this research. We gratefully acknowledge and thank Simon Murphy, April Gloury, Peter Mercouriou, Naomi Davis, Geofe Cadiz, and Tom Fairman for their efforts in the field undertaking measurements for this research; and two anonymous reviewers for valuable comments on the manuscript.